The Mulanur police seized illegally mined sand from Amaravathy river while the load was transported in a tractor.

Police sources said a 26-year-old man, who drove the tractor, was taken into the custody.

Constable injured

M. Marimuthu , a head constable attached to Komaralingam police station, sustained injuries when his motorcycle collided with another motorbike on Tuesday night. He had been on medical leave.

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